Today (and I will not run the obvious pun into the ground), Disney+ brings together the entire Star Wars Sage in one place – and adds in the six animated series (and a Phineas & Ferb crossover); National Geographic’s look at space exploration, and a host of Simpsons episodes with Star Wars references.
There are also new Star Wars avatars and a comprehensive timeline to be explored.
Bluefin is taking two new exclusives to Comic-Con International 2018 – the Bandai Spirits Hobby 1/72 Scale Star Wars B-Wing Star Fighter Limited Edition Model Kit, and the Bandai Spirits Hobby Figure-Rise Standard Dragon Ball Vegito Model Kit.
There will also be array of kits from Bandai Spirits Hobby that will be available for purchase during.
Comic Con International 2018 will take place July 19th–22nd at the San Diego Convention Center, in San Diego, CA.
I always say if you want good spoilers for upcoming movies look at the Video Games and toy reveals. EA has just released a behind the scenes look at their upcoming Star Wars Battlefront II game which features some quick glimpses of Luke’s new powers and yes they’ve already said that the game is fully in cannon! I still don’t like the idea of the story taking place from the Imperials viewpoint, but whatever. The game looks awesome.
The trailer for EA’s new Stars Wars game, Star Wars Battlefront II, features many familiar characters – Yoda, Rey, Darth Maul and more – but is introducing a first: players can choose to play as Imperial Special Forces Commander Iden Versio (voiced by Janina Gavankar, The League, Sleepy Hollow), who is introduced in trailer.
Star Wars Battlefront II will be in stores on November 17th.
Just in time for next week’s Star Wars Celebration in Orlando comes word of Marvel’s ultimate Star Wars Box Set! This massive 12 premium hardcover set brings together the entire Star Wars Saga into one glorious package. The set is currently available for pre-order on Amazon for $281, $281 dollars. That’s too rich for my blood. The packaging looks amazing. If you want to be my friend, you will get me this gorgeous looking new Star Wars Box Set! Lord knows stupid Marvel Comics won’t send me anything!
Bluefin is heading to Toy Fair 2017 with an awesome array of Star Wars plastic model kits from Bandai Hobby: AT-AT, Snow Speeder, Darth Vader’s TIE Fighter, X-Wing Fighter, Boba Fett’s Slave I, Millennium Falcon and more.
Toy Fair 2017 takes place February 18th-21st at the Jacob K. Javitz Convention Center in Manhattan, NY.
Galleries for the new kits follow (double click to embiggen).
This week’s episode of GeekScholars Movie News is one of our most popular every year as the hosts each reveal their most anticipated films of 2017! While most of the releases are big, listen in to learn which smaller films made the cut as well as Fox’s bonus round where he asks Jill and Chris to comment on some of the more intriguing movie currently on the calendar!
We’re on the cusp of the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. As we recently covered, tickets are now on sale and a new TV spot looks to be our final glimpse of preview content. Once again, it’s almost time for a brand new Star Wars film, and the movie-loving public couldn’t be more excited. So with just a couple weeks left before the release, here’s a last round of questions we have to ponder about Rogue One.